Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE follows an eccentric family who take an epic road trip in support of their daughter’s beauty pageant dreams. Starring Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin, Toni Collette, Alan Arkin, Steve Carell and Paul Dano, the film was honored with an AFI AWARD and, according to the official rationale, “exemplifies the best of the independent film movement…assembl[ing] the comedic acting ensemble of the year.”
AFI Movie Club: LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE
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